Note: Currently, many museums have timed admissions only. Please check with each museum before checking out a pass or visiting. Museum passes are made possible by a grant to the Columbia County Libraries Association from the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation. Passes are available to all Columbia County residents with a library account in good standing. Guidelines…

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Stream Study Field Investigation on May 20 at 1:00PM at River Street Park, Valatie. Join Hudson River Valley Watershed advocate, Fran Martino, for a walk along the trails, and an exploration of the Kinderhook Creek.  Participants will assess the relative health of the stream by experiencing the collection and identification of aquatic organisms, and observation…

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Sheila Silver presents “A Composer’s Journey: Travels in Music” as a Zoom program for the North Chatham Free Library on Sunday April 11 at 3 pm. Joining us from her music studio, she will share emotional journeys she has taken to cultures that have inspired some of her significant works. One of the works she…

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NEW – Kanopy is NOW a service of the NCFL. In 2020 (pre-Covid) Columbia County Film with the Chatham Crandell sponsored a grant to help us all provide this service. It was so well received that NCFL purchased its own account! If you are experiencing problems logging in to Kanopy, you need to delete your…

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